A memoir of erroneous religion, unholy violence, and non secular awakening. An odyssey of mayhem, homicide, and tragedy is what Kim's family members unknowingly embarks upon of their quest for a calm lifestyles in an unorthodox spiritual society. it really is on a deceptively tremendous spring day, on the gentle age of 7, that Kim is uprooted from her cozy center type domestic in Utah to be moved right into a polygamous colony in Mexico. From that day ahead her lifestyles takes dramatic twists and turns. one after the other, her older sisters develop into plural other halves. finally, Kim herself is courted through the polygamist fathers of a few of her reliable acquaintances. Her rather peaceable international is shattered whilst violence erupts in the ranks of the priesthood leaving her sister a widow, and Kim fears for her personal existence as a few of her closest associates develop into murderers within the identify of faith. in spite of everything, her relatives is devastated through a tragedy fomented by way of a fair extra insidious evil.
“Kim Taylor is a proficient tale teller - and what a narrative she tells in ‘Daughters of Zion’! Raised in a infamous polygamous sect, day-by-day inhaling all of the seductions and delusions of plural-marriage theology, Kim however couldn’t ever swallow the lie thoroughly. Guided through a powerful judgment of right and wrong and prodded via tragedy after tragedy she finally broke out of the mental felony of polygamous pseudo-religion...”
—David Kupelian, writer of the promoting of Evil
“It was once interest approximately polygamy that led me to select up this e-book, however it is the author’s craft at storytelling that made it very unlikely to place it down. Kim’s riveting, sincere portrayal of her brave look for deliverance from what she finally well-known as harmful dogma cloaked as spiritual truths, is either exciting and inspiring”.”
—Mary Ann cook dinner, speaker, writer of Honey I’m domestic For Good!
“An unimaginable tale, advised with compassion. Taylor is a average storyteller. i could not placed it down!”
—C. Hewitt, columnist, writer of Parenting in the course of the Eyes Of A Child.
“In the times following his stopover at, I reflected Mark Chynoweth’s caution. For years he have been like a type and joyful brother to me–was he now in a position to severe violence within the identify of faith? negative questions loomed in my brain chiefly others: may Mark truly kill for Ervil? may he even attempt to kill me? Rumors that Ervil’s congregation
had taken blood covenants with each other, promising to hold out his murderous demise threats, chilled my center and crammed me with dread.”
From Daughters of Zion: A Family’s Conversion to Polygamy